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2nd Digital Lifestyle Day in Munich from January 23rd to 24th

For the second time, Hubert Burda Media organizes his Digital Lifestyle Day in Munich, where you can meet the who-is-who elite of modern media lifestyle and representatives of the about two dozens of sponsoring companies — if you get invited.
 
How to grab such an exclusive invitation ?  They deploy the traditional German approach to such an issue: Fill out a form — and chances are high, your visit will be granted. ;-)
 
After strong complaints about last year’s high participation fee (that’s right, you’ll have to pay after being invited…) they obviously decided for individual adjustment this year and did not mention any charges on their website at all, though may opt in for a tax-deductible bill before applying for invitation. Though participation may be quite cheap compared to the recommended accommodation.
 
What to expect as a result ?  Well, the highest expectable profit may indeed consist in the participant’s chances for social networking, since – compared to the "geek-conferences" that celeb-bloggers and other early adopters tend to attend – this event’s guest list is coined by well known politicians, like Viviane Reding (EU Commissioner for Information Society and Media) and corporate representatives as there are Gabriele Zedlmayer (HP Europe), Yat Siu (Outblaze), Hannes Schwaderer (Intel Germany), Ernst Raue (Deutsche Messe AG), Thomas Middelhoff (KarstadtQuelle) or Philipp Justus (eBay Europe).
 

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